Albert Farrell ID’d as Man Killed in Anza Motorcycle Crash on Highway 371 near Burnt Valley Road
Anza, California (April 16, 2020) - Authorities are investigating a Wednesday afternoon fatal motorcycle accident in Anza.
The mishap transpired on Highway 371, just east of Burnt Valley Road, at about 2:57 p.m., on April 15.
The police said a car, for unknown reasons, collided with a motorcycle on the highway.
Albert Farrell, 79, was pronounced dead at the scene. It was not clear if Farrell was the motorcyclist or the driver of the vehicle.
One other person was transported to a hospital for treatment following the accident.
No further details about the crash were available.
The crash remains under investigation.
“Far too many motorcycle collisions are caused by the carelessness or recklessness of other motorists. Sadly, when this occurs, motorcyclists are the ones who tend to suffer the vast majority of injuries”, according to Arin Khodaverdian, Managing Partner and CEO Alpine Law Group. Under California’s rule of comparative negligence, a victim may be able to collect compensation for injuries and other damages even if you were partly at fault for the accident.